[ uh-glis-uhn ]

  1. refulgent; glistening.

Origin of aglisten

First recorded in 1890–95; a-1 + glisten

Words Nearby aglisten Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use aglisten in a sentence

  • The long court train that swept behind her was all aglisten, as if embroidered with dewdrops and pearls.

    Mary Ware in Texas | Annie F. Johnston
  • Dolphins raced the ship, herd upon herd, their silver-white bodies aglisten in the sun.

    Vikings of the Pacific | Agnes C. Laut